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Amanda Lange

Amanda Lange

Amanda Lange is a Technical Evangelist for Microsoft in the Philadelphia area. She is also a part-time video game critic for the web site She is an avid gamer who is also interested in health, app development, design, and unique applications for the Internet of Things.


Saturday 2:45 PM - 2:45 PM

Mobile & IoT Track Atlantica A

Design Considerations for Mobile Game Development

Of all the apps in all the app stores, games make the most money and drive the most passionate users. But designing for the small screen has its pitfalls and best practices. In this talk we'll look at some of the design commonalities that work best for the mobile hits, and look at what rules you can break. We'll also talk about the psychology that gets a user to pay to play your app. Targeted at developers who want to learn more about this side of design, UI/UX.